Profibus (Process Field Bus) is the most well-known communication protocol of all fieldbus interfaces. Profibus was developed as an open protocol by its members to create a common technical platform for all manufacturers producing components and equipment for machine automation technology.
Hengstler’s AC58 Profibus absolute rotary encoders are available as multi-turn or single turn, offering up to 26 bit resolution (12 Bit MT + 14 Bit ST). Connections are made via a bus cover with sealed cable exits. The power supply is 10-30V DC.
Here we show Hengstler’s popular clamping flange version with an IP64 protection class rating, we can offer other mounting arrangements, for example, synchro flange or square flange, higher IP ratings or a hollow hubshaft, please see our data sheets for full ordering information. Please click here for data sheet.